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Gortat gets more awesome by the day

I've made no secret about it… I want Marcin Gortat on the Celtics.  Don't get me wrong… I'm not pretending that he's going to come here and give us 20 and 10.  He's a good back up that can give us some quality minutes.  But the legend of Marcin Gortat continues to grow.  The latest... [More]

June 10, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 19

Thibodeau is staying in Boston

Marc J. Spears has the good word. Celtics coach Doc Rivers said that assistant Tom Thibodeau withdrew himself from consideration from the head coaching job with the Sacramento Kings. Thibodeau, who also interviewed for the Philadelphia 76ers job, is expected to rejoin the Celtics bench next season. Allow me to speak for everyone when I... [More]

June 9, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Tony Parker’s Summer Vacation

Who the hell would want to play in the Finals with a wife like this? Another pic….after the jump. (Via Barstool Sports)... [More]

June 9, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 10

Sacto decision “sooner rather than later”

I've heard the "decision will be made soon" thing before… but King's GM Geoff Petrie is singing it again.  This time, we're hearing potential contract details. Sources with knowledge of the situation said the team's hypothetical offer that Westphal already agreed to would apply to Rambis as well: two seasons guaranteed at $1.5 million with... [More]

June 9, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off

Rumors: TA for Willie Green; Memphis #2 Pick

The Celtics have surfaced as potential suitors for Memphis' #2 pick in the draft: As the rumor mill churns, the Griz have been approached by several teams about acquiring the second overall pick. Boston, Houston and New York are said to be among the most recent suitors. Boston and Houston would likely have to offer... [More]

June 9, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 24

The 5 Worst Moments in Kobe Bryant’s Life

He might be on the cusp of his 4th NBA title, but I thought this would be a great time to take a look back at the low points of Kobe Bryant's career. 5. 2003-2004 NBA Finals  The heavily favored Lakers got demolished in 5 games by the Detroit Pistons. Here's how NBA.com summarized his... [More]

June 9, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 37

It Wasn’t Goaltending

Not sure why the sports blogosphere is suddenly buzzing about the alleged goaltending at the end of Game 2. I've dug up the NBA rules on goaltending. Here are the sections that apply to last night's controversial ending to the Lakers/Magic game. Section I-A Player Shall Not: a. Touch the ball or the basket ring... [More]

June 8, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 8

The Knicks COULD get their coveted free agent

It looks like the New York Knicks could get the free agent they're dying for.  All this fuss has been about Marcin Gortat, right?  What?  LeBron who?  What a funny name that is.  Must be made up. It's looking like the market for Marcin is gonna be a good one.  I'm starting to think this... [More]

June 8, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Maybe the Lakers winning is a good thing

Maybe I'm romanticizing the past a little bit.  But to me, basketball was at its absolute peak in the 80's.  The play was great.  There were so many great players and good teams.  We had classic individual performances (71 points by David Robinson), classic All Star weekend performances (Bird's "who's finishing 2nd three-point contest win,... [More]

June 8, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 25

THE shirt for Orlando Magic fans!

    We made a little tweak to our normal "Losers" shirt to take a shot at Kobe.  You can get this shirt in our store right now… and still have it in time to wear for a home game against LA.  We have this design on other shirts as well (for men and women)… so... [More]

June 8, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2